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MBIRA

   
Definition: played with the thumbs; "thumb piano"; its sound is produced by the vibration of tongues of metal or wood; small in size. Known as Mbira in Zimbabwe, Budongo in Uganda and Sansa and in South Africa. It is also known as Kalimba.

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DIXON WIND INSTRUMENTS

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A really good range of British made plastic flutes and whistles
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Tony Dixon's budget priced cylindrical plastic models are very easy to play and care for, and have a surprisingly good tone.